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Description: The lecture portion of the course introduces the learner to basic terminology for understanding the structures that form the foundation for tooth function, normal anatomy of the oral cavity, and tooth and root morphology. Lab sessions will provide opportunities for the learner to work with tooth identification and charting systems, intraoral imagery, and occlusion assessment. Special topics include survey of dental anomalies, cavity classifications, and forensic dentistry. Prerequisite(s): ENGL0050, GTEC0006, MATH0080 or appropriate assessment score
Credit Breakdown: 2/0/0 (Lecture/Lab/On the job training)
This course should help you gain the following abilities and competencies.
In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, learners are encouraged to register with Director of Learning Services in Learning Enrichment Center for assistance with accommodations. It is the learner's responsibility to voluntarily and confidentially disclose information regarding the nature and extent of a disability. The college cannot assume responsibility for providing accommodations or services to learners who have not identified themselves as having a qualifying disability.